Music

iKlip – Universal Microphone Stand Adapter for the iPad

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The iKlip from IK Multimedia is a special holder that allows you to attach your iPad to any music stand. This would be a great accessory for musican’s that may use their iPad to display sheet music, lyrics, set lists, etc. It can be easily installed (but it does require a screwdriver) and the angle

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Just in Time for Christmas – The Beatles are in iTunes

the beatles on itunes

It’s official, The Beatles’ complete catalog is available on iTunes.  Individual songs are $1.29, and each single album is $12.99; doubles are $19.99.  Apple says each album comes with iTunes LP, which features lyrics, photos, and more.  There’s even The Beatles Box Set for $149, featuring every album, single, and B-side, and the albums are of

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AmpliTube iRig and AmpliTube App

amplitube irig

Have you guys seen the commercial showing the guy with his guitar plugged into his iPad?  He’s using the AmpliTube iRig from IK Multimedia – a combination of an easy-to-use instrument interface adapter and guitar and bass tone mobile software.  This hardware device plugs into the headphone jack on your iPad or iPhone/iPod and acts

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Free Version of SoundHound Available for iOS and Android

soundhound app for ios and android

Earlier this year I reviewed SoundHound, an app for iPhone/iPad that works beautifully to “listen” to a song and tell you what it is and who performs it.  I thought the app was well worth the price ($4.99 at the  app store), but it would have been nice to have a chance to try it before purchasing it. 

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Weezy Wirelessly Streams your Tunes from your Mobile Device to your Stereo

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Do you have a lot of tunes on your mobile phone, iPod Touch, iPad, etc? Want to wirelessly stream those tunes to your stereo? Weezy will do it for you. It’s an interestingly shaped small device that plugs into the stereo input / aux-in jack of your stereo and receives streaming music from your device

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Olive Introduces First HD Music Server Under $1000

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Olive Music announces the O3HD music server for $999. This server has been designed to be a stand alone hassle free solution for accessing your music collection through your home stereo without needing a PC, software installation or network setup. It features a color touchscreen, internet radio, iPad/iPhone app control and storage capacity up to

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Play the Guitar on Your iPad – or the Banjo, or Ukulele, or…

six strings ipad app

The Six Strings App for iPad lets you strum an electric or acoustic guitar, banjo, mandolin, or ukulele, or play drum pads or a steel drum.  You choose from a variety of chord settings for the stringed instruments or you can “play” individual strings – the strings even vibrate when you “strum” them.  There are

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A Beanie that can rock out

headphone beanie

It’s August here in Indiana, so that means 90+ degree weather, high humidity and heat advisories. Not exactly the type of weather for a hat. But hey, it won’t be long before the frost will be on the pumpkin here and elsewhere. Be ready with the Headphone Beanie from Convenient Gadgets and Gifts. It’s a

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Guitar Sidekick iPhone Holder

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The Guitar Sidekick is a neck-mounted device holder designed to mount a SmartPhone, MediaPlayer, recorder, or tuner on the neck of your acoustic or electric guitar. The clamp enables you to easily use any of the more than 500 music/guitar apps available for smart mobile devices, such as: video lessons, lyrics teleprompters, audio recorders, metronomes,

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Guitar (and other instrument) Picks with no Point

pointlesspicks

For the past couple of years I’ve been doodling around on a ukulele, but lately I have a new obsession – the dulcimer. While surfing around for dulcimer info, I happened upon the Pointless Pick. It’s a round pectrum with a handy raised grip ring in the center. Wow, why wasn’t this invented long ago?

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